FreeBSD : isc-dhcp-client -- dhclient does not strip or escape shell meta-characters (7e69f00d-632a-11e0-9f3a-001d092480a4)
High Nessus Plugin ID 53346
SynopsisThe remote FreeBSD host is missing one or more security-related updates.
DescriptionISC reports :
ISC dhclient did not strip or escape certain shell meta-characters in responses from the dhcp server (like hostname) before passing the responses on to dhclient-script. Depending on the script and OS, this can result in execution of exploit code on the client.
SolutionUpdate the affected packages.